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April 20, 2013

Halima Poland
13:53 GMT

The Kuwaiti star took a break from television to concentrate on family life but now she's planning a comeback

kuwaiti actress Shjoon Al Hajri.
13:45 GMT

The Kuwaiti starlet has taken to Twitter to announce her shock split from business manager hubby, Ahmad Al Bukraiki.

Raghda will star in Al Naqil's upcoming Ramadan drama
12:41 GMT

Legendary director Mohammad Al Naqli has revealed the final details for his upcoming Ramadan drama spectacular.

Is Justin Bieber too sexy and haram for Oman? Bieber will be flashing his famous chest in Dubai instead (photo: Instagram)
09:48 GMT

Was it cause he was too sexy? The Omani organisers have neither confirmed nor denied rumors that they had a heavy hand in the cancellation of Justin Bieber's Muscat edition of the world tour. It's no surprise that the topless teen may have been deemed a touch on the 'haraam' side for the conservative Omanis.

April 18, 2013

Syrian actress, Suzan Skaf, in her new shaved head look. (Photo courtesy Sayidaty)
14:49 GMT

Syrian actress, Suzan Skaf, has recently released pictures showing off her new look after becoming the first Arab artist to fully shave her head for an acting role.

A Norwegian TV show known as “Anne-Kat” aired a comedy show on Tuesday depicting teenage girls allegedly “converting to Islam” for the chance to win tickets to see Justin Bieber in concert.
14:41 GMT

A Norwegian TV show known as “Anne-Kat” aired a comedy show on Tuesday depicting teenage girls allegedly “converting to Islam” for the chance to win tickets to see Justin Bieber in concert.

Who's the comedian now? Diana Karazon guests on 'Tonight with Hani'
10:51 GMT

Get on your dancin’ shoes, Hani Ramzi! Diana Karazon wants to groove with you. Too bad they don’t fit!

Yahia Al Fakharani something new to smile about
10:20 GMT

Sudanese say yahoo for Yahia! The old-timer Egyptian actor gets honored by the embassy in Cairo for his role in “Al khawaja Abdul Qader”.

Carole Samaha shares her "Feelings" of success with Egypt
09:45 GMT

Carole Samaha is ready to party hardy in Cairo. The Lebanese songstress is on cloud 9 with the highest selling record in Egypt and is bringing the country's record industry up with her.

Yousif Al Khal and Nicole Saba lovin' life with a baby on the way
09:34 GMT

She's a glamorous actress married to 'the most beautiful man in the world', and now her dream has finally come true to become a mother. Can life get any better for Nicole Saba?

Hotel Modern ignites emotions of 'The Great War' as a part of D-CAF
08:08 GMT

Dutch group Hotel Modern ignites emotions of 'The Great War' through a live performance using miniature objects, landscapes, sound installations and powerful storytelling as a part of D-CAF.

Dubai is ready to rock it with EYE and Metallica
07:22 GMT

Empty Yard Experiment (EYE) shares how they were picked to open for legendary Metallica this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

It is hoped that the scheme will uncover more talents such as Emirati filmmaker Nayla Al Khaja.
06:25 GMT

A million-dirham fund has been set up to help young Emirati directors.

April 17, 2013

Marwar Mohammad plays a deaf mother in "Sada" (Echo)
14:34 GMT

Saudi actress Marwa Mohammad's latest film "Sada" (Echo), about people with disabilities, makes it into the Sixth Annual Gulf Cinema Festival.

Rami Boraie is gearing up to wow the judges. (Photo:
14:14 GMT

Egyptian comedian, Rami Boraie, is hoping to be named the 'Funniest Arab' in the KitKat Comedy Break competition.